Nursing Schools
In Hazard, Kentucky

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Hazard. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Hazard, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hazard Vs. Kentucky Nursing Employment

Hazard 6,560
Kentucky 83,000

Of the 83,000 nursing professionals employed in Kentucky, 6,560 work in Hazard. The number of nursing professionals in Hazard has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for nursing professionals in Hazard has increased, overall employment in Hazard has also increased.

Hazard Vs. Kentucky Nursing employment growth

78,380 78,110 79,840 81,520 83,000
6,140 5,860 6,520 No data 6,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Hazard

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Hazard

$41,435 $45,068 $46,220 No data $49,460
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Hazard
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hazard

As the number of nursing professionals in Hazard has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Hazard nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,460. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Hazard made an average salary of $41,435 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Hazard.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Hazard

10th percentile
$34,115
25th percentile
$38,872
50th percentile
$45,878
75th percentile
$55,545
90th percentile
$69,380

Nursing professionals in Hazard make a median yearly salary of $45,878. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,115 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,380 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Hazard

Nursing
$49,460
BSN
$53,900
RN to BSN
$53,900
Gerontology
$55,323
Forensic Nursing
$89,350

On average nursing professionals in Hazard earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Hazard.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Hazard

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Hazard's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Hazard

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Hazard's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Hazard

associate
47
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
239
Total286

In 2010 approximately 286 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Hazard, Kentucky

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